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Chapter 8: The Treasury enter a Minute for an American Stamp tax—ministry of Grenville and Bedford. May—September, 1763. The savage warfare was relentlessly raging when the chap. VII.} 1763. May. young statesman to whom the forms of office had referred the subject of the colonies, was devising plans for organizing governments in the newly acquired territories. Of an Irish family, and an Irish as well as an English peer, Shelburne naturally inclined to limit the legislative autho
mong themselves and with the king to last for a generation.
Of the Secretaries of State, Halifax, as the elder, had his choice of departments, and took for himself the Southern, on account of the Colonies;
Lord Chesterfield to his Son, September, 1763.
Letter CCCLXXII. and the Earl of Hillsborough, like Shelburne an Irish as well as an English Peer, was placed at the head of the Board of Trade.
One and the same spirit was at work on each side of the Atlantic.
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